News of a Kidnapping
ISBN10: 0140269444 ISBN13: 9780140269444 Contributors: Grossman, Edith (Translator) Publisher: Penguin Group USA Published: Jun 1 1998 Pages: 291 Weight: 0.45lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
The Nobel Prize-winning author of One Hundred Years of Solitude describes the 1990 abduction of ten Colombians by Medellin drug boss Pablo Escobar, the pressure put on the Colombian government to protect members of the drug cartel from extradition, and the toll taken on the families of the hostages. Reprint. NYT.